Andreas Ploner Wins Austrian Championships
Andreas Ploner from Innsbruck won the 2013 Austrian Senior Snooker Championships in the 15 Red Snooker Club in Vienna on Saturday and Sunday the 25th & 26th of May.
In the final Andreas beat Paul Schopf from Wells 4 frames to 3 in an exciting final to claim his second National title in a row. Andreas now qualifies to play in the 2013 IBSF World Amateur in Latvia next November.
The Semi final had wins for Andreas over Georg Schlager from Vienna 4 frames to nil and Paul beat Markus Pfistermüller from Wells 4 frames to 2.
The Highest break in the Championship went to Andreas Ploner with a superb 101 in the event.
The Q-Final Results
Andreas Ploner beat Dominik Scherübl 3-1
Georg beat Sebastian Hainzl 3-1
Marcus beat Alexander Trinkl 3-0
Paul beat Hans Nirnberger 3-2
Austrian Billiards & Snooker Association President Robert Trinbacher along with Sport Director Christian Fock presented Andreas with his National Championship trophy.
Andreas Ploner: 101,77,66,57,56,52,49, 48,47,45,43,41,40
Georg Schlager: 92,51,48c,45
Paul Schopf: 89c,89,82,80,57,52,48,46,44,40,40
Maximilian Thürr : 68
Lorenz Propst: 59,40